Tag: traders

New York cotton inches down

PAR Jul 25, 2017 0

ICE cotton futures edged slightly lower on Monday as speculative funds continued to liquidate their bullish positions in the natural fiber amid favora...

Prices steady amid listless business

PAR Apr 21, 2017 0

Prices were firm on the cotton market on Thursday as leading buyers kept on the sidelines amid announcement of Panama papers' case, dealers said. The...

Thermal coal prices rise on export disruption in Australia

PAR Apr 4, 2017 0

LONDON: Australian thermal coal prices rose to a four-month high on Monday driven by a disruption to exports from Australia. In the physical market,...

Torkham border: vegetable, fruit merchants demand reopening

PAR Mar 10, 2017 0

Traders and merchants, dealing with businesses of vegetable and fruits have said that a larger number of trucks and trailers loaded with perishable fo...

CPEC to benefit Pakistan's textile sector

PAR Feb 21, 2017 0

Minister for Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir said that efforts were being made to waive off sales tax and custom duty on import of coal. Addressing ind...

Asian gasoline crack hits one-year high

PAR Feb 4, 2017 0

Asia's gasoline crack hit a one-year high of $12.43 a barrel on Wednesday, supported by squeezed supplies in Asia and stronger sentiment in the West,...

Lord Mayor of London visits Pakistan Stock Exchange

PAR Jan 27, 2017 0

Lord Mayor City of London, Dr Andrew Parmley visited the Pakistan Stock Exchange on Wednesday. Dr Parmley was accompanied by a high-powered delegati...

PIAF chief hails inclusion of Bhasha Dam in CPEC

PAR Jan 24, 2017 0

Chairman of Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front (PIAF) Irfan Iqbal Sheikh has said that the country has achieved a total consensus amon...

Tightness continues on cotton market

PAR Jan 20, 2017 0

On Thursday, cotton values on the ready market remained tight with price maintaining a firm posture. Traders said tightness of supply due to diminishi...

Cotton economy to benefit from export package

PAR Jan 13, 2017 0

Last Tuesday the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced a Rs 180 billion package of incentives for the sagging export sector which is expected to give...

Modest trade activity seen on cotton market

PAR Jan 12, 2017 0

A modest trade activity was witnessed on the cotton market on Wednesday, dealers said. The official spot rate was unchanged at Rs 6350, dealers said....

Cotton prices firmer on restricted buying

PAR Jan 7, 2017 0

Rates were firm on the cotton market on Friday in the process of restricted buying by mills and spinners, dealers said. The official spot rate was unc...

ECC approves 225,000 tons of sugar export from surplus stocks

PAR Dec 29, 2016 0

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) of the cabinet on Wednesday approved export of 225,000  tons of sugar, spurred by an expected surplus of mor...

Fruits, vegetables, pulses: clear policy sought on import

PAR Dec 26, 2016 0

The President Hyderabad Chamber of Small Traders and Small Industry Muhammad Akram Ansari has demanded the Minister for National Food, Security and Re...

Rise in cotton output likely

PAR Dec 26, 2016 0

With improved weather conditions, the country is expected to get a 10.6 million bales of cotton crop during this season (2016-17). Traders and market...